books
13 December 2012

Variety of hand bound books including coptic, Secret Belgian Binding, Long Stitch variations and three-section pamphlet, 2019–2021

ReVision 02, 2019, variation on the Long Stitch Binding, soft cover: sewn and painted fused plastic, eight sections of Mohawk Superfine paper, each section has 8 sheets or 16 pages, 6 x 5-7/8 x 1/2 inches

 

ReVision 01, 2019, Secret Belgian Binding, Soft-cover: sewn and painted fused plastic, eight sections of Mohawk Superfine paper, each section has 8 sheets or 16 pages, 6 x 5-7/8 x 1/2 inches

ReVision 03, 2020, Crossed Structure binding, soft cover: sewn and painted fused plastic, eight sections of Mohawk Superfine paper, each section has 8 sheets/16 pages, 6 x 5-7/8 x 1/2 inches

Leah Virsik

Liberte, 2020, Encaustic on a variety of papers, linen thread folded: 4 x 6 x 1/2 inches (installed: 85 x 4 inches)

Metal Book of Paintings, 2011, copper, brass, acrylic, wax medium, single-sheet coptic binding, 5 x 5 1/4 x 1 1/2 inches.
Photography: Geir Jordahl

 

Metal Book of Paintings, 2011, copper, brass, acrylic, wax medium, single-sheet coptic binding,
5 x 5 1/4 x 1 1/2 inches

Contents, 2012, found paper, painted paper and thread on gessoed muslin, tab and slot binding, 4 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 inches

Collected, 2011, stamping, paper, plastic, thread, mica, cork, resin paper, sewing, thread, single-sheet coptic stitch binding,
2 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 1/4 inches

 

 

Simplicity, 2011, found paper, thread, fabric, acrylic and FibaTape on bristol board, Accordion Storage binding,
5 x 2 3/4 x 1/4 inches

Sewing Directions, 2011, found papers, stitching, thread, wax paper, accordion storage binding, Tyvek spine, glued, 5 x 3 x 3/8 inches

Invitation to Romp, 2013, acrylic, thread, mica, button, book pages and cover from The Turn of the Screw by Henry James

Seeing Through Possibility, 2011, acrylic, paper, thread, covers from a found mailer, accordion coptic binding 5 x 3 3/4 x 3/4 inches

Traveling By Map, 2012, found map pages and red embroidery thread, 3 1/2 x 42 x 7 inches

 

Snack: Hungry for Growth, 2010, paper and thread, running stitch binding, 2 x 5 x 1 1/2 inches